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Ex.Coll.HC.S.1923.02.(W), Seated Sakyamuni Buddha in Contemplation

Ex.Coll.HC.S.1923.02.(W), Seated Sakyamuni Buddha in Contemplation

Ex-Collection, House Collection, Dumbarton Oaks Museum

Chinese or Japanese (?)

Polychromed wood, 50.8 cm x 36.8 cm (20 in. x 14 1/2 in.)

The Blisses acquired this sculpture from the Parisian dealer Joseph Brummer on July 21, 1923. The sculpture was sold to Mayumana & Co., Ltd., Tokyo, in June 1968.